Foo Fighters Team With Citi for Select Presale on 'Sonic Highways' Tour

Foo Fighters performs at the 9:30 Club in Washington D.C.
Kyle Gustafson / For The Washington Post

Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters performs at the 9:30 Club in Washington D.C. as part of the birthday celebration for Big Tony of Trouble Funk. Grohl hosted the event, played drums with during a set with members of Scream and Bad Brains as well as performing a full set with the Foo Fighters.

The North American leg of the Foo Fighters' recently announced 2015 Sonic Highways World Tour features a box office-only pre-order program called "Beat The Bots." But for three select dates, Citi will be offering cardholders an exclusive presale through its Private Pass program, beginning today (Dec. 2) at 10 a.m. for the upcoming shows at New York's Citi Field (July 16), Boston's Fenway Park (July 19) and Los Angeles' The Forum (Sept. 21.)


"With the release of their new album and this highly anticipated world tour, the Foo Fighters continue to reign as one of the biggest rock bands on the planet," Jennifer Breithaupt, Citi's svp of entertainment marketing, said in a statement. "We're excited to once again partner with the band and to offer our cardmembers early access to tickets."

Citi will also host a VIP Lounge for cardmembers at theJuly 16 Citi Field concert as well as the July 18 Fenway Park and September 16 Shoreline Amphitheater shows. MAC Presents and Live Nation brokered the deal with the Foo Fighters on behalf of Citi. More information is available at

Full Foo Fighters 2015 North American Tour Dates Here:

July 4: Washington DC -- RFK Stadium

July 6: Camden, NJ -- Susquehanna Bank Center *

July 9: Toronto, ON -- Molson Canadian Amphitheatre *

July 16: New York, NY -- Citi Field * ^

July 18: Boston, MA -- Fenway Park **

July 19: Boston, MA -- Fenway Park * ^

Aug. 12: Edmonton, AB -- Rexall Place *

Aug. 13: Calgary, AB -- Scotiabank Saddledome *

Aug. 17: Denver, CO -- Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre *

Aug. 19: Maryland Heights, MO -- Verizon Wireless Amphitheater *

Aug. 21: Kansas City, MO -- Sprint Center *

Aug. 22: St. Paul, MN -- Xcel Energy Center *

Aug. 24: Detroit, MI -- DTE Energy Music Theatre *

Aug. 25: Pittsburgh, PA -- First Niagara Pavilion *

Aug. 27: Indianapolis, IN -- Klipsch Music Center

Aug. 29: Chicago, IL -- Wrigley Field (SOLD OUT)

Sept. 11: Vancouver, BC -- Rogers Arena

Sept. 12: George, WA -- Gorge Amphitheatre

Sept. 14: Portland, OR -- Moda Center

Sept. 16: Mountain View, CA -- Shoreline Amphitheatre

Sept. 18: Anaheim, CA -- Honda Center

Sept. 21: Los Angeles, CA -- The Forum ^

Sept. 25: Phoenix, AZ -- AK-Chin Pavilion

Sept. 27: Albuquerque, NM -- Isleta Amphitheater

Sept. 29: Oklahoma City, OK -- Chesapeake Energy Arena

Sept. 30: Wichita, KS -- INTRUST Bank Arena

Oct. 4: Atlanta, GA -- Centennial Olympic Park

Oct. 5: Nashville, TN -- Bridgestone Arena

Oct. 7: Memphis, TN -- FedExForum

* w/ Royal Blood supporting

** w/ Mission of Burma supporting

^ Citi Private Pass pre-sale


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